dream act http://tpr.org en House Will Consider Amendment To Admit DREAMers To Miltiary Academies http://tpr.org/post/house-will-consider-amendment-admit-dreamers-miltiary-academies <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Immigration reform goes to the House floor this week, and </span>San Antonio Congressman Joaquín Castro has introduced an amendment to the next military budget bill that would give students with Deferred Action Childhood Arrival (DACA) status the same rights given to many international students who apply to military academies.</p> Wed, 21 May 2014 15:16:33 +0000 Eileen Pace 32061 at http://tpr.org House Will Consider Amendment To Admit DREAMers To Miltiary Academies What New Mexico Is Doing To Curb Drug Abuse http://tpr.org/post/what-new-mexico-doing-curb-drug-abuse <p><strong>Fronteras: </strong>What are the prospects for immigration reform next year? Fronteras looks at how New Mexico is dealing with its drug&nbsp;addictions and future efforts to curb drug abuse. In the Southwest, wildlife relocations have proven successful in bringing back populations of some species, but sometimes those relocations come at a steep price. Also, California's DREAM Act has started providing financial aid for undocumented students.</p><p> Fri, 20 Dec 2013 17:51:06 +0000 Crystal Chavez 23892 at http://tpr.org What New Mexico Is Doing To Curb Drug Abuse Senator Cornyn Says He Won't Support Achieve Act http://tpr.org/post/senator-cornyn-says-he-wont-support-achieve-act <p>The day after the Achieve Act was announced, it’s failing to achieve political support. Sen. John Cornyn (R-Texas) is calling the Achieve Act the wrong approach to solving the immigration problem.&nbsp;</p><p>The Achieve Act is proposed by two retiring senators, Jon Kyl (R) of Arizona and Kay Bailey Hutchison (R) of Texas, and is being called a watered-down version of the Dream Act since it doesn’t provide a path to citizenship.</p> Thu, 29 Nov 2012 15:21:50 +0000 David Martin Davies 2512 at http://tpr.org Senator Cornyn Says He Won't Support Achieve Act